The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands 50.00% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Java
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Highlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Highlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands 50.00% 20.83% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £500 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Highlands region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Java
Contract Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Inverness - 1 £500 -
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Highlands region with a requirement for Java.

1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Security
1 1 (100.00%) Drools
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) Drools
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC